Northeast

Season Preview: #2 Middlebury Panthers

Noah Farrell, undisputed champion of the DIII world

Tweet Middlebury 2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Bob “The Legend” Hansen, 5th season at Midd. Location: Middlebury, Vermont Preseason Power Ranking: 3rd Preseason ITA Ranking: 2nd Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 1st Twitter Handle: @middtennis. Pretty good with score updates, not the quickest, but very reliable. Also good for a couple over the top hashtags.…

2016 Season Preview: #25 Stevens Ducks

Tweet Stevens Ducks Coach:  Steve Gachko (11th season) Location:  Hoboken, NJ Blog Power Ranking:  #25 ITA Ranking:  #25 Twitter Handle:  @Ducks_Tennis – Excellent Twitter account.  Simply excellent.  Also check out their Facebook account.  Funny videos galore. Overview:  I finish off my season previews with my highest ranked team, the Stevens Ducks!  D3NE will probably be…

2016 Season Preview: #28 Brandeis Judges

Tweet Brandeis Judges Coach:  Ben Lamanna (11th season) Location:  Waltham, MA ITA Ranking:  #28 Blog Power Ranking:  #28 Twitter Handle:  @BrandeisTennis – not too many in-match updates, but some funny Tweets every so often.  Worth a follow.   Overview:  Brandeis is one of those teams that people often forget about in the northeast.  They aren’t in the…

Season Preview: #9 Bowdoin Polar Bears

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Tweet Bowdoin 2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Conor Smith, 5th season. Location: Brunswick, Maine Preseason Power Ranking: 7th Preseason ITA Ranking: 9th Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 3rd Twitter Handle: @PolarBearTennis Key Additions: Luke Carstens, 4-star from Arizona, Yiangeng (Jerry) Jiang (4-star from New Jersey/China), Grant Urken (3-star from New York). Key Departures: Noah Bragg…

Season Preview: #13 (ITA) Williams Ephs

Williams Roster

Tweet Williams 2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Dan Greenberg, 7th season. NCAA Coach of the Year in 2013 Location: Williamstown, Massachusetts Preseason Power Ranking: 12th Preseason ITA Ranking: 13th Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 4th Twitter Handle: @EphsTennis. Good twitter follow. Pretty good with score updates, if you know player’s nicknames. If not, it can…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #1 Williams Ephs

Tweet Location: Williamstown, MA Head Coach: Alison Swain, 9th year Twitter Handle: @WilliamsWTennis 2013 National Ranking: #1 2014 National Ranking: #3 2015 National Ranking: #1 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #1   Intro: Welcome to my last preview of the season, where I talk about the #1 Williams Ephs! Men’s, Women’s, any division, Williams has been a true dynasty. In…

Season Preview: #23 Wesleyan Cardinals

Wesleyan Tennis

Tweet Wesleyan 2015-2016 Season Preview OVERVIEW Happy Friday, boys and girls. As we continue to work our way through the top teams in the country, today we have the Wesleyan Cardinals for you. Most of the other writers are about done with their preview schedules (~1 for ASouth, ~1 for West, 0 for Central, ~3 for…

2016 Women’s Season Preview: #21 Vassar Brewers

Tweet Location: Poughkeepsie, NY Head Coach: Kathy Campbell, 38th year!!!!! Twitter Handle: @brewin_vcwt 2013 National Ranking: #26 2014 National Ranking: #29 2015 National Ranking: #21 2016 Pre-Season National Ranking: #21   Intro: Vassar had a good season last year, knocking off some teams ranked above them at the time (LaVerne and Whitman) during a successful Spring Break trip, and…

2016 Season Preview: #39 TCNJ Lions

Tweet The College of New Jersey Lions Coach: Scott Dicheck (16th season) Location: Ewing, NJ Blog Power Ranking: #39 Twitter Handle: @TCNJ_Tennis – solid with updates Overview: TCNJ is one of those teams that has just kind of been around for the past several years. Much like a Vassar, Rochester or RPI, TCNJ has had…

Season Preview: #20 Tufts Jumbos

This crew could spend a bit more time in the sun. They're less intimidating without their Tan

Tweet Tufts 2015-2016 Season Preview QUICK FACTS Coach: Karl Gregor, 5th Season at Tufts. 2nd as Head Coach (2014-2015 as Interim-Head Coach) Location: Medford, Massachusetts Preseason Power Ranking: 21st Preseason ITA Ranking: 20th Preseason ITA Regional Ranking: 6th Twitter Handle: @TuftsMensTennis. Fairly reliable last year, but didn’t have a great fall. Occasionally good for Zain…